תאריך: 01/01/14
מחבר: חיל הים

Speech by Navy commander major general RAM Rothberg, the Memorial to the martyrs of the 46th annual submarine ins Dakar at the mount Herzl cemetery.

Sunday Telegram
Thirteen zero zero nine in January 1968,
By: ins Dakar,
To: Navy headquarters.
“We left Portsmouth”

January 21, 12 and 20,
By: ins Dakar,
“Underwater journey from Gibraltar goes wrong.
And the amtochnant quickly.
Can and want
To reach the port of Haifa
Sunday 28 January
At 10:00.
Would like to know the expected behavior
The spike in February.
Please answer “.

By: Navy headquarters
To: ins Dakar
Twenty-two on January 18 and 30.
“When you log on to the port of Haifa
On January 29
At ten o’clock in the morning.

By: Commander, submarine flotilla
Ins Dakar: twenty-four in January.
Eighteen forty …
“Joseph סג”מ blade and Golden Lion Styl
Promoted lieutenant,
Effective aashrim and one for January.
Nineteen sixty-eight.
Good Navy. ”

By: ins Dakar,
25 January
Two minutes after midnight.
A “test”.

The next report from brother stabbed
To Navy headquarters
Should have received $ 25 in January.
At six o’clock in the morning. The telegram was not accepted.
The contact stopped.

Bereaved families
Chief of general staff, Lieutenant General Benny Gantz.
Navy personnel, so today,
7th flotilla
All gentlemen,

Back to that Friday.
At ten o’clock in the morning.
Time asked the ins Dakar
To get to her house.
Haifa base.

Looking at the sea.
North West again.
All mast that appears on the horizon.
Turning to the mast.
Each wave that crashes into the waves.
It is a wave of desire and longing.
Don’t leave the waves.
Till the boys come home.
Until we see and embrace the loving hearts.

Is delayed,
SEC must go out and float.
She had once,
Don’t delay the ceremony.
The ritual feel, where the heart should be beating.
With joy and pride.
And now, … He explodes with pain.

Look at photos
Taken at the pier in Portsmouth
Before the Dakar port.
See the readiness and order,
The ritual,
The white uniform and white
Sailor hats of the submarine Dakar
The facial expressions,
His eyes flashed.
Their pride.
Prepared and vigilant.
To the last trip home.

Divers with confidence.
Commons sense of mission.
Divers are happy, proud, beautiful,
Husband of national significance
Israeli divers, … Depart from hanchr …
To strengthen the homeland.

There was a special pride
Her team spirit,
Brotherhood of warriors and serving today.
In naval submarines.
And in Germany only.
Pride of heat and power
That goes for the personal abyss.
Chasm family.

This year, received 7 Squadron fighters
Special certificate of appreciation
For exceptional deals and groundbreaking.
Operational ability.
Vintage and impressive.
And their contribution to the country’s security.
Most significant,
Unique and not spent.

Navy divers 7
Grow on the heritage of Decker.
Loyal warriors who gave us
Luxurious heritage
You can become part of our family.
You of the beautiful land of Israel
With a broken heart, but proud.

I’m crying. In plowing.
Lost warriors on the road.
Lost friends.
Though I didn’t know you personally, warriors
You my divers.
You the divers.

Love and salute you,
RAM.

Translated from Navy website

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